Zero Energy Programs Working Group for Commercial and Multifamily Buildings

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) and New Buildings Institute (NBI) launched a working group in late 2020 for utilities and other program administrators interested in creating and expanding zero energy building (ZEB) program offerings. The group is still accepting new members. As climate change mitigation becomes an ever-growing focus, ZEBs have entered the spotlight as a...

The US Federal Government Takes the Lead on Low Embodied Carbon Buildings

This annoucment was originally published on March 1 by RMI at https://rmi.org/press-release/the-us-federal-government-takes-the-lead-on-low-embodied-carbon-buildings. The Green Building Advisory Committee’s adoption of procurement principles will drive federal action on low embodied carbon building materials and approaches through the GSA, as well as the national...